• Walmart just opened a 50,000 square foot store of the future - see inside

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Walmart has opened a new retail store to test some of the concepts its been working on.
    Called the Intelligent Retail Lab - or IRL, it's designed to test the use of artificial intelligence in retail stores.
    In the rear, it even has a data center customers can see through plate glass equipped with 100 servers.
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    For Walmart, the future will be IRL.
    The retailer has opened a new retail store to test some of the concepts its been working on in Levittown, New York. Walmart has modified a 50,000-square-foot neighborhood market - its in-house...
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  • Walmart unveils an A.I.-powered store of the future, now open to the public

    Walmart unveils an A.I.-powered store of the future, now open to the public

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

    Walmart this morning unveiled a new “store of the future” and test grounds for emerging technologies, including A.I.-enabled cameras and interactive displays. The store, a working concept called the Intelligent Retail Lab - or “IRL” for short - operates out of a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Levittown, New York.
    The store is open to customers and is one of Walmart's busiest Neighborhood Market stores containing over 30,000 items, the retailer says, which allows it to test out technology in a real world environment.
    Similar to Amazon Go's convenience stores, the store has a suite of...
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